Whale House

This house (1516) is graced with a richly carved porch in the Late Gothic style, crowned by an oriel window. It offered sanctuary to humanist philosopher Erasmus when he fled the ire of the Reformation.

Useful information

Address:

Franziskanerstraße 3, 79098 Freiburg im Breisgau

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